Festivals, flea markets and community events in Japan all have one very delicious thing in common- tons of freshly prepared street food, served piping hot! Japan is one of the best places to try local street food, as high the … Continue reading Top 5 must-try Japanese street food!
One of my favourite things to do while watching anime is look out for scenic spots featured that are often real life places. Season 2 episode 17 of Fruits Basket was a really eventful episode with the gang traveling to … Continue reading Anime IRL | Explore Kyoto through Fruits Basket
Thinking of taking a day trip from Kyoto? Mt Hiei might be exactly what you’re looking for! The mountain located is on the border of Kyoto and Shiga prefectures and houses one of Japan’s most important temples, Enryaku-ji. This mountain … Continue reading Best Day Trips from Kyoto – Mt Hiei (accessible by cable car!)
I really thought hard about what I could share with this update, since most of the stuff I talked about previously is still a work in progress. So rather than talk about improving and moving forward this time, I want … Continue reading 100 000 Views Update | Milestones
Kurama and Kibune are a pair of gorgeous mountainous towns situated at either side of Mount Kurama that are connected by what is, in my opinion, one of the best hiking trails for beginners in the Kansai region. The path is kept … Continue reading Kurama & Kibune | Best Day Trips from Kyoto
Toji temple is one of Kyoto’s many UNESCO world heritage sites, but that’s not the only reason why the temple has become so famous all across Japan. On the 21st of every month, Toji temple, situated just outside Kyoto station, … Continue reading Why you should visit a Japanese temple flea market!
For this list, I chose high energy openings (OPs) that make you want to rock out, sing along and just generally really fun to listen to. The full playlist will be linked at the bottom. Hikaru Nara To start off … Continue reading Top 15 Anime Opening Theme Songs that are Absolute Bangers (with Spotify playlist)
While Kyoto has become famous for its world renowned temples such as Kinkakuji and Kiyomizu Dera, the city is home to hundreds of other beautiful neighborhood temples and shrines, most of which carry significant heritage and history. Taizo-in is one … Continue reading Taizo-in Temple | Hidden Gems of Kyoto
I don’t really consider myself a contrarian. A while ago I wrote about my unpopular anime opinions, which was undoubtedly a lot of fun, but I do also have a bunch of opinions most tend to agree with. I personally … Continue reading Popular Anime Opinions Yay
I really can’t stress enough about how much fun I had in Japan just from experiencing the local culture. Shopping and nature trails are great, but what truly defines a trip for me are the unique experiences you can only … Continue reading Unique Japanese Cultural Experiences you Should Try!